The Age of Internet Art | JadaTalks

JadaTalks Presents: The Age of Internet ArtDuring Paris Art Week, JadaTalks presents a conversation on The Age of Internet Art. The internet is the only platform an enterprising artist needs to sell their works in the 21st century. Beyond graphic design, many artists now create both digital art pieces and artwork that references internet culture. Furthermore, many young artists today are digital natives that have always lived in a hybrid socialization structure that incorporates both online and in person interaction- making internet culture a universal reference point for this new generation of artists. Tune in on October 23, 2020 at 9 AM EST to hear from our guest speaker and co-sponsor of The Jewish Art Salon Yona Verwer and co-founder of Jada Dana Blickensderfer during this online and live streaming art conversation. A Dutch-born, New York-based, multimedia artist. Published in the NY Times and the New Yorker. Yona is the co-founder and director of the Jewish Art Salon, the...

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The Demise of Art for Art’s Sake | JadaTalks

JadaTalks Presents: The Demise of Art for Art's Sake During Paris Art Week, JadaTalks presents a conversation on The Demise of Art for Art's Sake. Tune in on October 22, 2020 at 11 AM EST to hear from our keynote speaker Karen J. Leader, Ph.D., Associate Professor at Florida Atlantic University  during this online and live streaming art conversation. Karen J. Leader is Associate Professor of Art History and Faculty Associate in the Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Florida Atlantic University. She received her BA from the University of California, Berkeley and her MA and Ph.D. at the Institute of Fine Arts, New York University. Her areas of interest include art and popular culture in the 19th-21th centuries, feminist theory and practice, and the history and future of the discipline of art history, the humanities, and higher education. She has published on the artist Gustave Courbet, representations of women in popular culture, and 21st-century tattoo culture. She...

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Announcing: Hispanic Heritage Month 2020

Jada announces a major collaboration! Broward College’s AHCD Pathway, Student Life & JadaTV   Presents: NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH! Join us for a Discussion Series featuring Latino artists, authors, musicians, and trend-setters, to honor the cultural contributions of Hispanic & Latino Americans to our society!   From October 14 at 3:30 p.m. EST and November 2 at 10:00 a.m. EST TO JOIN, CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK: Jadatv.com .  

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Announcing: Paris Art Week Exhibit & JadaTalks

7On behalf of Jada, we  would like to officially announce our next exhibition in Paris, France during Paris Art Week. Paris Art Week The Demise of Art For Art's Sake October 22 – 25, 2020 Featured Artists:Dana BlickensderferGilbert ZitounJacob KhalilJamie Moshe Straz John SelburgJônatasSara CutlerSuzanne KhalilThibaut DapoignyVanessa Inojosa Gallery: 7 RUE SAINT SABIN PARIS 75011 JadaTalks [Art Talks To Be Hosted In The Exhibition Gallery *Virtual Streaming Available]Programming Co-Sponsoring with The Jewish Art Salon October 22nd Opening Reception from 6 PM - 9 PM (CET)October 23st Friday 3 PM - 7 PM (CET) October 24nd Saturday 3 PM - 7 PM (CET) October 25rd – Sunday closing 6 PM - 9 PM (CET) JadaTalks Topics:The Death of Postmodernism and the Birth of Metamodernism Postmodernism brought forth a wealth of new, exciting ideas that carried us through the latter half of the 20th century. Taking into account the irony, skepticism, and post-structural concepts of Postmodernism,...

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Announcing JadaTV

Jada is proud to announce: JadaTV! Airing Weekly on Your Major Streaming PlatformsJada is excited to announce the launching of its latest platform: JadaTV, an art-centric online show, dedicated to inspiring, showcasing, and informing the artworld of all things related to contemporary artistic expression! JadaTV airs weekly, to bring exciting conversations on the risqué, the fringe, the trendy, and the unexpected, as well as discussions on matters of the utmost social significance, such as avant-garde art movements, the market, the scholarly, and amusing discoveries found in the art WebSphere! JadaTV Program Schedule: *Dates subject to change Wednesday, August 26 at 7:30 PM ESTArt talks with Maurice and Bhavika from Osme *Pilot episode Wednesday, September 2 at 7:30 PM ESTArt talks with John Selburg Wednesday, September 9 at 7:30 PM ESTArt talks with Barbara Mortkowitz Wednesday, September 16 at 7:30 PM ESTArt talks with jada team Wednesday, September 23 at 7:30 PM ESTArt talks with...

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Announcing Paris Art Fair + Artist-In-Residence Program

Jada is proud to announce: The 2020 JADA Paris Art Fair and Artist-in-Residence Program! JADA represents a murmuring artistic voice, as it rises to challenge the hegemony of the establishment, to transform the perception of art in society, and to occupy meaningful spaces in the artistic macrocosm of the 2020s. As the Covid-19 Pandemic is increasingly under control in Paris, Jada invites U.S. and international english-speaking artists to engage in an intimate but truly powerful cultural experience in France, during Paris International Art Week, from October 19th through the 30th. Click here to complete the application -> https://jadaart.org/jada-paris-art/ Because your health is our first priority, we will also offer an incredible virtual reality option for those who wish to join us from a distance. The on-site and virtual programs will together focus on exhibiting each participating artists’ works to a highly sophisticated international audience, while strengthening their personal...

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Artist Announcement for VR Art Show – The New Normal

On behalf of Jada, we wish to thank you all for responding to our Call for Artists, and submitting work for consideration to the exhibit titled: The New Normal - A *Digi-Romantic Response to the 2020 Global Quarantine - Covid-19 Series, Exhibit III I am pleased to inform you that one or more of your works were ACCEPTED for inclusion in the exhibition. Narrowing selections from the incredible variety and quality of entries proved to be a daunting task. Originality and artistic quality were the main, but not the sole criteria, used to select the final works for the exhibition.  We have selected the following artists: Dana Blickensderfer Ginat Salman Jamie Straz Jônatas Mozhgan Madani Rachel Rickert Stephanie Agudelo Once again, congratulations on being accepted! We look forward to our Virtual Reality Exhibit Opening on June 18th, and our Closing Reception on June 30th. how to access the virtual art show Please follow these 4 easy steps. 1. On JUNE 18 AND JUNE 30, 2020 at 6:00 pm EST,...

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jada stands for unity

To All, In light of the grave moment that the Black Community is currently facing in the United States, jada wishes to express its utmost repudiation against all forms of racism, oppression, and marginalization. As a grassroots arts organization, jada believes in the invaluable power of positive individual action towards the greater good. Hence, at this moment, we take a clear stand against the violence, the intolerance, and the abuse of power that has been perpetrated against the Black Community in our country. jada defends an active participation in the making of new discourses for a future that best serves this generation. Therefore, to support the ideals of an artistically, socially, and economically prolific future, jada must first call out for the eradication of systemic racism, prejudice, and bigotry from society. jada acknowledges that this is a daunting task. However, positive actions by all can have an exponentially positive effect for all, swiftly and soon. We must all...

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Jada Finalist for Visual Arts Award by Focus Brasil

Jada is proud to announce that it is a finalist for the Visual Arts Award promoted by Focus Brasil. Jada Art Fair at the 2019 Miami Art Week is a finalist for the category of Visual Arts Event. We are thankful for the opportunity to be recognized by an important arts organization of international scope. May we continue breaking barriers and promoting the arts wherever we are! And may the New Normal be a creative Renaissance for the sake of the collective! Thank you for the honor Focus Brasil! Yours, Jônatas Artist Jonatas Chimen & Dana Blickensderfer, founders of Jada.

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University of Wisconsin-Madison Interviews co-Founder Jônatas on the JADA Art Movement

University of Wisconsin-Madison interviews co-Founder Jônatas on the JADA Art Movement, on being an academic, and on the benefits of a LACIS degree. Interview of co-founder Jônatas by Kierstin Conaway, LACIS Graduate Project Assistant Jônatas Chimen, a Class of 2012 alumnus, is an extremely well-versed professional. Earning a LACIS degree and continuing his education to acquire a Master of Fine Arts degree from Florida International University, he is now a Brazilian-American symbolist artist, college professor, public speaker, and published author. Additionally, he is the co-founder of a metamodern art movement known as JADA. Jônatas’ inspiration stems from his Brazilian roots; he draws on his own identity and the knowledge he gained through LACIS to conceptualize the future, communicate with those around him, and mirror realities in his artwork. The staff at LACIS is very proud of Jônatas and all of his accomplishments, and we appreciate the thoughtful advice he offered to students...

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